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Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 9 February 2015

This is the first time that I have stayed here. Love the Downunder Bar, it has a lot of room with a little dance floor and two pool tables. They also have a menu with some really good choices on it. Took Grandson there for some pool time. Love the new pool, the water was a little cool, but it...

Thank Dubec1
Tryon, North Carolina
Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

The staff was great, room was huge BUT there was no shower head in the shower! My husband said it was like taking a shower with a firehose. And due to the location it was extremely noisy. Seems every 18 wheeler in the state went by the hotel that night. If they would fix the shower by adding a shower...

1Thank southernlady5464
Buxton, Maine, United States
Reviewed 14 November 2014

stayed there several times in the past but this time I woke up with bites all over my body when I got home I went to the doctors office and they were not sure if it were bed bugs or spider bites ..I called them to let them know and they were very rude and hung up on me ..we...

4Thank Ed F
Barrie, Ontario
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We were made to feel incredibly welcome right from the first step into the reception area. Wonderfully helpful and friendly, very down-to-earth. The room itself was average, but nothing wrong with it. The beds were comfortable, and it was quiet at night for sleeping. We were fairly close to the pool as well, which was a little old but fairly...

Thank nmew
Portland, Maine
Reviewed 21 September 2014

I've stayed here for 4 weeks interspersed during the summer and fall of 2014. The owners care a lot about the facility; the rooms are clean and the bathrooms are clean too. The carpets are new and the facility has a clean look and smell. The WiFi is excellent at all times of the day/evening. The windows open for fresh...

Thank Chris D
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Part of this place is a nice hotel, the other part is motel. I stayed here twice within 2 weeks while traveling on a motorcycle trip. The first room was in the hotel part. The room was great, but it smelled like Arabic cologne (I know, I've been to the Middle East). The desk clerk said she had no room...

1Thank 430sandiv
London, Canada
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We travel regularly from Ontario to Nova Scotia and have been staying here in Maine as it is only a short drive over the border and accommodation is cheaper here than in New Brunswick. As we are here only one night we are less demanding than if it was a week. Oddly enough we usualyy request the old section as...

1Thank Ken M
Merrimack, New Hampshire
Reviewed 22 July 2014

We pre-paid for a King size room, in the newly renovated ( if this exists) section. We walked in to two double beds, since we were paying for a King room we called the front desk. The woman indicated nothing else was available. Funny because we booked weeks ago? I was digesting our small room when I sat on the...

4Thank Aprian2014
Reviewed 17 July 2014

This Motel is family run and they do try to help you in all that they can. However, stay in the NEWLY renovated part and pay the little extra as the older section really need work. No smoking rooms have smoke smell that hits you like a brick when you walk in and are not really up to par with...

Thank John M
Saint John, Canada
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Our car broke down and we had to get towed to here. The desk clerk was very kind to us. We were traveling with 2 adult dogs and a puppy we had just picked up.She did not charge us for the 3 dogs and, the next day, when our vehicle was not ready at checkout time, she allowed us to...

1Thank Judy W

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at the Intersection of I 95 and Us Route 1, The Shiretown Inn and Suites offers 57 clean comfortable rooms and suites, an indoor pool and poolside lounge, Sports Pub, fitness center, and banquet rooms to accommodate 300 guests. All rooms are equipped with refrigerators, microwaves, hairdryers, irons and ironing boards, Flat screen cable TV with HBO. Newly renovated. Free continental breakfast. Snowmobiling and ATV trails at our door. Only 3 miles from the Canadian border. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shiretown Motor Inn

Address: 282 North St, Houlton, ME 04730-3530
Region: United States > Maine > Houlton
Price Range: $141 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shiretown Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Shiretown Hotel Houlton
Shiretown Motor Inn Houlton, Maine
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“Ask for room in "new" section.”
 of 5 bubbles spterry, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the newly renovated section.”
 of 5 bubbles MaineHeidi, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the "new" section which is closer to the street but there isn't much traffic at night that we could see or hear”
 of 5 bubbles Bobbie1029, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Inside room away from the outer door.”
 of 5 bubbles RedSoxGirlPortland, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“we had room 102 and it worked fine for my wheelchair”
 of 5 bubbles AnnieD39, 4 Sep 2015 | Read review
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